Mets pitcher Jerry Blevins retires: ‘All over the place emotionally’

After 13 seasons in the big leagues, the lefty reliever Jerry Blevins announced his retirement Tuesday.

Jerry Blevins has called it a career.

After 13 seasons in the big leagues, the lefty reliever announced his retirement Tuesday. The 37-year-old had been pitching at the Mets’ alternate site to begin this season, after re-signing on a minor league deal over the winter.

Jerry Blevins
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Blevins, who last pitched in the majors in 2019 with the Braves, posted a 3.38 ERA with the Mets from 2015-2018.

“I’ve been all over the place emotionally since I made the decision a few night[s] ago. Mostly happy of course,” Blevins wrote in an announcement.

This story originally appeared on: NyPost - Author:Greg Joyce

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